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This calendar lists Graduate Studies Office deadlines and activities. Additional on-campus events and activities can be found on various UW Oshkosh calendars.

Summer 2015

June 15, 2015Begin 8-week and first 4-week terms.
June 25, 2015Applications for summer 2015 graduation due.
July 10, 2015End first 4-week term.
July 13, 2015Begin second 4-week term.
July 17, 2015 Format Approval deadline for all summer 2015 theses, clinical papers, or field projects.
August 7, 2015

End of 8-week and second 4-week terms.

Official summer graduation date.

Thesis, clinical paper, and field project manuscripts due in final form to the Office of Graduate Studies for spring 2015 graduates.

Fall 2015

September 8, 2015

Opening Day.

Taste of Oshkosh.

September 9, 2015Begin 14-week and first 7-week terms.
September 15, 2015Nominations for Distinguished Master's Culminating Experience Awards Due.
September 17, 2015 Graduate Council meeting.
September 18, 2015 Chancellor Leavitt's Installation.
October 1, 2015 Graduate Council meeting.
October 2, 2015 Applications for fall 2015 graduation due.
October 27, 2015

End first 7-week term.

Research Proposal Forms due for spring 2016 graduates completing a thesis, clinical paper, or field project.

October 28, 2015 Begin second 7-week term.
November 1, 2015 Applications for the fall cycle of the Graduate Studies Travel Fund due. 
November 5, 2015 Graduate Council meeting.
November 25-29, 2015 Thanksgiving recess.
November 30, 2015 Format Approval deadline for all fall 2015 thesis, clinical paper, or field projects.
December 3, 2015 Graduate Council meeting.
December 18, 2015

End of 14-week and second 7-week terms. 

Thesis, clinical paper, and field project manuscripts due in final form to the Office of Graduate Studies for fall 2015 graduates.

December 19, 2015

Commencement Ceremony.

January 4, 2016

Begin 3-week interim.

January 18, 2016

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. No classes.

January 22, 2016

End 3-week interim.

Official fall 2015 graduation date.

Spring 2016 

February 1, 2016Begin 14-week and first 7-week terms.
February 4, 2016 Graduate Council meeting.
February 26, 2016 Applications for spring 2016 graduation due.
March 3, 2016 Graduate Council meeting.
March 15, 2016 FAFSA Applications due for consideration of a 2016-17 Advanced Opportunity Program award.

Applications for the spring cycle of the Graduate Studies Travel Fund due.
March 18, 2016

End first 7-week term.

Research Proposal Forms due from summer 2016 graduates completing a thesis, clinical paper, or field project.

March 20-27, 2016

Spring Break

March 28, 2016

Begin second 7-week term.

April 7, 2016

Graduate Council meeting.

April 22, 2016

Format Approval deadline for spring 2016 theses, clinical papers, and field projects.

May 5, 2016

Graduate Council meeting.

May 13, 2016

End of 14-week and second 7-week terms.

Thesis, clinical paper, and field project manuscripts due in final form to the Office of Graduate Studies for spring 2016 graduates.

May 14, 2016

Commencement Ceremonies.

May 16, 2016

Begin 3-week term.

May 30, 2016

Memorial Day. No classes.

June 3, 2016

End 3-week term.

Official spring 2016 graduation date.

 

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